Hayley L. Altabef



Hayley Altabef is an associate with Foley & Larder LLP. She is a member of the firm’s Government Enforcement Defense & Investigations and Business Litigation & Dispute Resolution Practices. Her practice includes commercial litigation regarding contractual and product disputes. She also has experience conducting large-scale internal investigations for companies and universities.

While in law school, Hayley served as a legal intern for The Honorable Barbara M.G. Lynn of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas.


  • The University of Chicago Law School (J.D., 2017)
    • Staff member, Chicago Journal of International Law
    • Representative, Entertainment and Sports Law Society
  • Northwestern University (B.A., magna cum laude, 2012)


  • Coauthor, “Walking a Tightrope: Navigating panhandling regulation in Light of Reed v. Gilbert,” Illinois State Bar Association Local Government Law Section (2016)
  • Co-author, “Are Baby Boomers the ticket to autonomous vehicle success?” Automotive World (November 18, 2019)


  • Illinois